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    Bullets or Ballots (Warner Brothers, 1936). Three Sheet (41" X 81"). The Hays Commission came down pretty hard on Hollywood's glorification of violence and in particular, Warners' gangster films. In an effort to boost their image, Warners made several films where the FBI agents were the heros. Edward G. Robinson goes up against Humphrey Bogart in one of the screen's best shoot-outs as the two legendary on-screen gangsters get riddled with bullets. This fantastic three sheet is the only known copy to exist. The poster has several small tears in the borders, most noticeably in the lower right corner which is also showing some chipping. There is also a small tear under the "I" in Robinson which has been reinforced with scotch tape on the back. And finally, there is a small bit of surface abrasion to the blue background by the "R" in Robinson. Fine+.

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    March, 2007
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